Tag: Jimmy Waldo
Graham Bonnet Band – The Vocal Powerhouse Takes Over the Vamp’d Stage!
The Graham Bonnet Band played Vamp’d on October 4 with The Remainz as their support act. Graham Bonnet just turned 70 last year, but it doesn’t mean this pint-sized vocal powerhouse is ready to throw in the towel. Stints with bands like Rainbow, MSG, Alcatrazz, and Impellitteri pulled the man away from his melodic pop […]
Graham Bonnet Band Takes to the Live Stage With a Superb New Release!
Graham Bonnet’s powerful vocals have dominated the world of classic hard rock and heavy metal for decades, and it is no surprise to see him still going strong, even pushing age 70! The former Rainbow, Michael Schenker Group, Alcatrazz, and Impellitterri frontman has made a comeback in recent years with his new Graham Bonnet Band. […]
Blackthorne – Don’t Kill the Thrill is the Band’s Previously Unreleased Second Album!
In 1993, Blackthorne released Afterlife, which would be their first and only album release. The quintet united five of the best names in the rock and roll world – Graham Bonnet (Rainbow, MSG, Alcatrazz), Bob Kulick (KISS, Meat Loaf, Balance), Jimmy Waldo (Alcatrazz), Frankie Banali (Quiet Riot, WASP), and Chuck Wright (Giuffria, Quiet Riot). Sadly, […]
Alcatrazz – Graham Bonnet and Yngwie Malmsteen Join Forces on this Classic Hard Rock Record!
By 1983, Graham Bonnet had already been a vocalist in Rainbow and the Michael Schenker Group. He was in both groups for exceedingly short periods of time, only recording one record with each. Despite that, the work he recorded with both bands ranks amongst their finest work. Of course, the Graham Bonnet story does not […]
Blackthorne – A Look at the Supergroup’s Lone Studio Effort from 1993!
The early 1990s were a dark time for classic hard rock and metal artists, amidst a changing musical landscape. Bands essentially had a choice to adapt to the changing times, or continue to stay true to themselves, running the risk of virtual nothingness as far as record sales go. All kinds of artists […]